Ways to deal - The Share Centre

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Tax allowances and the benefits of tax-efficient accounts could change.

How to deal shares, funds and other investments

Once you've opened an account, the easiest way to buy or sell shares is online using your secure sign in details. Alternatively you can deal in the following ways:

Deal online

Mobile dealing
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01296 41 42 43
Lines are open between 08:00 and 18:00, Monday to Friday (except public holidays).

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The Share Centre, PO Box 2000, Aylesbury, Bucks, HP21 8ZB


01296 41 42 40

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Dealing times – when can I deal?

The London Stock Exchange is open for trading between 08:00 and 16:30, Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays.

Real-time dealing

When the stock market is open, your instructions for dealing shares, Investment Trusts and ETFs will usually be processed immediately. Instructions given outside these hours will be carried out from 08:00 the following trading day.

Unit Trusts and OEICs

Most fund prices are set once a day at 12 noon. To meet this deadline , any deals entered before 10am (on a business day) will usually be placed the same day. Any deals entered after 10am or for funds not valued at 12 noon, will be dealt on the next business day.


You can trade Gilts between 08:00 and 16:30, Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays. Please call our Dealing team to trade Gilts, you cannot trade Gilts online.